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New Zealand Kaka Nestor meridionalis



References

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Beggs, J. R.; Wilson, P. R. 1991. The Kaka Nestor meridionalis, a New Zealand parrot endangered by introduced wasps and mammals. Biological Conservation 56: 23-38.

Collar, N. J.; Butchart, S. H. M. 2013. Conservation breeding and avian diversity: chances and challenges. International Zoo Yearbook 48(1): 7-28.

Greene, T. C.; Fraser, J. R. 1998. Sex ratio of North Island Kaka Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis, Waihaha Ecological Area, Pureora Forest Park. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 22: 11-16.

Greene, T.C.; Dilks, P.J; Westbrooke, I.M.; Pryde, M.A. 2013. Monitoring selected forest bird species through aerial application of 1080 baits, Waitutu, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 37(1): 41-50.

Greene, T.C.; Jones, A.; Dennis, G.; Sachtleben, T. 2010. Distance sampling to determine kaka (Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis) density within Waipapa Ecological Area, Pureora. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 34(3): 297-305.

Greene, T.C.; Powlesland, R. G.; Dilks, P.J.; Moran, L. 2004. Research summary and options for conservation of kaka (Nestor meridionalis). Department of Conservation, Wellington.

Heather, B. D.; Robertson, H. A. 1996. The field guide to the birds of New Zealand. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.

Heather, B. D.; Robertson, H. A. 2015. The field guide to the birds of New Zealand. Penguin Books (NZ) Ltd., Auckland, New Zealand.

Ledgard, G. 2010. Southern comfort for Kaka. Forest and Bird: 24-26.

Moorhouse, R. J. 1997. Diet of the North Island Kaka Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis on Kapiti Island. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 12: 141-152.

Moorhouse, R.; Greene, T.; Dilks, P.; Powlesland, R.; Moran, L.; Taylor, G.; Jones, A.; Knegtmans, J.; Wills, D.; Pryde, M.; Fraser, I.; August, A.; August, C. 2003. Control of introduced mammalian predators improves kaka Nestor meridionalis breeding success: reversing the decling of a threatened New Zealand parrot. Biological Conservation 110: 33-44.

Moorhouse, R.J. 2013. Kaka. In Miskelly, C.M. (ed.) New Zealand Birds Online. . Available at: www.nzbirdsonline.org.nz.

Powlesland, R. G.; Greene, T. C.; Dilks, P. J.; Moorhouse, R. J.; Moran, L. R.; Taylor, G.; Jones, A.; Wills, D. E.; August, C. K.; August, A. C. L. 2009. Breeding biology of the New Zealand Kaka (Nestor meridionalis) (Psittacidae, Nestorinae). Notornis 56: 11-33.

Wilson, P. R.; Karl, B. J.; Totf, R. J.; Beggs, J. R.; Taylor, R. H. 1998. The role of introduced predators and competitors in the decline of Kaka (Nestor meridionalis) populations in New Zealand. Biological Conservation 83: 175-185.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Species factsheet: Nestor meridionalis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2017. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2017) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/10/2017.